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ANNOUNCEMENT 18 Dec 2017

Forged Battalion Early Access Release Date and Trailer

Upcoming RTS from strategy veterans Petroglyph is still quite a way from a full release but you won't have to wait that long to get your hands on it if you're eager. Forged Battalion will be having an Early Access period which is starting 16 January 2017. The Early Access version of the game will…
ANNOUNCEMENT 15 Dec 2017

My Time At Portia Early Access Release Date Announcement

Whimsical looking but spin-kick featuring sandbox building game My time At Portia is coming to Steam Early Access next year on 23 January. Portia is inspired by sandboxes like Animal Crossing, Harvest Moon, and Dark Cloud 2 as well as the works of animation giants Studio Ghibli so expect equal parts whimsy and a raccoon…
ANNOUNCEMENT 15 Dec 2017

Adventure Time: Pirates Of The Enchiridion Announced

Humorous TV series Adventure Time is no stranger to the world of video games, they've had multiple forays into the medium in about as many genres as you care to name. The upcoming Adventure Time: Pirates Of The Enchiridion aims to take a stab at open world exploration and multiple playable characters with Finn, Jake,…
ANNOUNCEMENT 15 Dec 2017

Heroes & Generals Colmar Hamlet Update

Heroes & Generals has received its 1.10 update titled Colmar Hamlet, appropriately enough that's also the name of the new map added to the Encounter game mode. In Colmar Hamlet infantry battle over control of the hamlet. There's also 42 new helmet covers, 14 new vehicle paint jobs, and five new weather settings, as well…
ANNOUNCEMENT 15 Dec 2017

Surviving Mars Domes Trailer

The latest Surviving Mars trailer keeps that humour we've come to love from them, and also shows some of what you can expect from your populated colonies on the red planet. That's not all though; we've got the last developer diary of the year that focuses on the population and the places they live –…
REVIEWS 14 Dec 2017­ by L Coulsen

ELEX

Piranha Bytes have been doing the rounds for a while now, never quite hitting the big time, but building up a solid following with their rather unbalanced approach to open-world RPG goodness. I absolutely guarantee, if the studio name doesn’t ring any bells, Gothic and/or Risen certainly will. Yeah, it’s those guys, and yep, ELEX…
ANNOUNCEMENT 14 Dec 2017

New Extinction Skills Trailer

Giant troll murdering/civilian rescuing game Extinction has a new trailer today. In it we can see some of the skills and developers talk about the design of the Ravenii and how Avil can exploit their own gear with his grappling hook to scale the giant beasts and give them a good stabbing. It's not all…
ANNOUNCEMENT 14 Dec 2017

Minecraft Story Mode Season 2 Finale Release Date and Traile…

Minecraft Story Mode Season 2 is coming to a close with the fifth and final episode this month. Episode 5, Above and Beyond, will be launching on 19 December 2017 on all platforms. The Admin has taken control of hero Jesse's town and it's up to Jesse to do something about it, as heroes are…
ANNOUNCEMENT 14 Dec 2017

Warhammer Vermintide Death On The Reik DLC

Well here's a pleasant surprise, we'd assumed with the announcement of Vermintide 2 that development on content for the original game would have come to a stop. That assumption was rather wrong; Fatshark have just released Death On The Reik which introduces two new levels, Reikwald Forest and The River Reik, a new Ceremonial Dagger…
ANNOUNCEMENT 14 Dec 2017

Hollowpoint Developer Change and Reveal Trailer

Originally intended to be handled by Paradox Interactive, Hollowpoint has now changed hands with Huddersfield, UK based Red Kite Games taking over development duties. You might not have heard of them but they've worked on some fairly popular titles like Dirt 4, Unbox, and Super CloudBuilt amongst others. There's no release date set for Hollowpoint…
ANNOUNCEMENT 14 Dec 2017

Star Wars Battlefront 2 The Last Jedi Drops Today

Coinciding with the new Star Wars movie, The Last Jedi is a new season of free content for Battlefront 2. Players can expect free unlocks of two new heroes; Finn and Captain Phasma. Also included are two new maps – Galactic Assault mode gets Crait, and Starfighter Assault mode gets the skies above the resistance…
NEWS 13 Dec 2017­ by Jay Shaw

Trailmakers Coming To Early Access Next Year and Open Beta D…

Building vehicles from blocks and then doing things with them is a genre that's gaining some steam (pun intended) lately and the competition is pretty fierce. Trailmakers developer Flashbulb have a solid pedigree, with veterans from Press Play, Rare, and IO Interactive at the studio. The Early Access release will feature two single-player modes; creative…
ANNOUNCEMENT 13 Dec 2017

Ni No Kuni 2 Has A New Release Date and A New Trailer

This isn't the first release date revision for eagerly anticipated sequel Ni no Kuni 2, but hopefully it'll be the last. The game's been held back a little for some extra polish, which is something we can happily get behind – sure waiting sucks but so does having a buggy release. You can now look…
ANNOUNCEMENT 12 Dec 2017

Civilization 6 Rise and Fall Queen Wilhelmina Trailer

One of the new civs making their way to Civilization 6 with expansion Rise and Fall is going to be the Netherlands with iconic ruler Queen Wilhelmina. Queen Victoria thought she was pretty, polite, and intelligent, Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany could attest to her wry wit. Queen Wilhelmina herself is famous for maintaining Dutch…